Code Section

Government Code - GOV

TITLE 1. GENERAL [100 - 7914]

  ( Title 1 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 134. )
  

DIVISION 4. PUBLIC OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES [1000 - 3599]

  ( Division 4 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 134. )
  

CHAPTER 3. Official Bonds [1450 - 1653]

  ( Chapter 3 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 134. )
  

ARTICLE 1. General [1450 - 1463]
  ( Article 1 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 134. )

  
1463.  

For the purposes of this chapter, a government crime insurance policy or employee dishonesty insurance policy, including faithful performance, may be provided as an alternative to the official bond by any county or city, subject to approval by the presiding judge of the superior court and recording and filing as provided in Sections 1457 to 1460.1, inclusive. An insurance policy procured pursuant to this section may be used as a master bond as though it were an official bond, subject to approval of the appointing power or the legislative body as provided in Section 1481.

(Added by Stats. 2004, Ch. 273, Sec. 1. Effective January 1, 2005.)